OIKOS is a network of people, connected by a passion to see Jesus made known in every neighborhood block. We believe together, in our lifetime, we can see a movement of God where simple churches are started in houses, cafes, work places, clubs, parks, markets, schools – making Jesus accessible to every Aussie and impacting every corner of our nation.

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Rethinking Church - Francis Chan

August 21st, 2017

What to Do with Kids in Your Missional Community

August 10th, 2017 family, mentoring, youth

5 MINUTE VIDEO: Starting Organic Church

August 7th, 2017 church planting, simple church

Food for Thought

July 29th, 2017
In the late ‘90s, David Pawson recorded his mammoth project, “The Challenge of Islam to Christianity.” The series was based on a prophecy David received from the Lord, around the book of Habakkuk, a prophecy which he tested by going to denomina…

Whats happening in Australia?

July 29th, 2017 nation
Did you see this in The Australian newspaper a day or so ago? Let us ask the questions ‘how does this challenge us? and ‘what opportunities do these dramatic changing conditions give us in Australia to represent Jesus?

Where do Spiritual Gifts fit into Simple Church?

July 15th, 2017 healing, spiritual gifts
People tend to serve as they feel led and in ways that fit them as there are few if any appointed positions to aspire to. The motto is “if it needs doing – do it.” If you want to coordinate a group, pray and invite friends and go for it.

Francis Chan | Why I Left the Megachurch I Created

July 11th, 2017 mission

What makes a Simple Church?

March 22nd, 2017 simple church, mentoring
Simple churches are not defined by simply meeting in homes as they can also gather in various places – cafes, community centers, sports centers, etc. While location does influence the nature of the gathering simple churches are defined more by foll…

only the words that the father gives us

February 17th, 2017 sharing faith
| I think that most of us who have experienced the amazing love and grace of Jesus long to see the gospel transforming people lives – especially for the friends and people that we interact with. We hear the most extraordinary documented accoun…

A New Years Focus

January 24th, 2017 general, discipleship
With the commencement of a new year is a time when many people make resolutions and reflections on what they will or won’t do in the coming year. Most of these promises fade with the end of the first month.